38.04.02 Management

This educational segment is designed to train highly skilled experts competent in the field of the general and strategic management who will assure efficient running of a company with due account taken of background socio-economic development trends. Their competences include business analysis, elaboration of development strategy, sound organization of managerial and business processes, distribution of assignments among subordinates and supervision of their work.

This program enables students to form in-depth professional knowledge, skills and competences required for research and teaching as well as serving as an executive in a government entity or business company. The training process employs modern educational techniques and tools: the case method, project-oriented training, business/role games, research problem solving.
Level of education:
Master’s degree
Form of training:
Full-time (daytime)
Place of training:
Moscow
Entrance examination:
— Theory of management, economics and law
Profiles and specializations:
General and strategic management
The General and Strategic Management Master’s Program enables the students to acquire additional competences in the following areas:
- corporate strategy development
- management of companies, business divisions and employee groups
- strategic analysis, market forecasting and development of a company’s business strategy
- organization development program elaboration and implementation
- formulation of a company’s product, pricing, sales and communication policies
- company business process management and efficiency evaluation
- starting and running one’s own business

Masters of Management are in great demand in the labor market. Contemporary companies experience an acute need for qualified managers with profound knowledge and practical skills. The Master’s program “General and Strategic Management” has long offered its alumni a wide range of employment opportunities, which accounts for its high popularity and unabating appeal.
Professions that a graduate can choose
  • senior executive at companies in various sectors
  • individual entrepreneur
  • researcher in academic organizations
  • management consultant
Specialized disciplines
  • Entrepreneurship and new business organization
  • Business statistics and forecasting
  • Organization strategy management
  • Project management techniques
  • Analytical techniques in management
  • Operations management
  • Development economics
  • Corporate finance
  • Contemporary strategic analysis
  • Restructuring and change management
  • Decision making and decision management tools
  • Management controlling of business processes
  • Evaluation of an organization’s management efficiency
Graduating department:
Management Department